All posts by Ken Pishna

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UFC 138 Bonuses Net Fighters $70,000 Extra

Nov 05, 2011Comments off762 Views

It may have been a while since the UFC set foot on British soil, but their return with UFC 138 on Saturday provided numerous fireworks

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UFC on Fox Primetime TV Ratings: Did it Del...

Nov 03, 2011Comments off789 Views

UFC on Fox Primetime drew bigger numbers than any other Primetime episode in the past, but were the numbers as high as expected?

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UFC on Fox 1 Weigh-ins to Air Live on Fuel ...

Nov 02, 2011Comments off443 Views

UFC president Dana White says the UFC on Fox 1 weigh-ins will air live on Fuel TV, a Fox network.

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I Want My UFC! DirectTV and Fox Come to Ter...

Nov 01, 2011Comments off1276 Views

Fear not UFC fans, DirectTV and Newscorp (which owns the Fox networks) have come to terms, keeping Fox programming on the satellite television service.

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BJ Penn Backs Off UFC 137 Retirement Talk

Oct 31, 2011Comments off937 Views

Despite saying "I'm done" following his loss to Nick Diaz at UFC 137, BJ Penn on Monday appears to have backed off of making his

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Silva vs. Sonnen II Possible for Super Bowl...

Oct 27, 2011Comments off767 Views

Chael Sonnen has pushed, pulled, and prodded, trying to get a rematch with Anderson Silva. The fight could very well take place on Super Bowl

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New Life in Strikeforce-Showtime Partnershi...

Oct 27, 2011Comments off675 Views

While most had considered a new deal between Strikeforce and Showtime was dead in the water, UFC president Dana White has taken over negotiations, breathing

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Nick Diaz UFC 137 Prefight Video Interview ...

Oct 24, 2011Comments off434 Views

Former Strikeforce champion Nick Diaz returns to the Octagon with one mission in mind - "I gotta win these fights."

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Kenny Florian Not Ready to Give Up on UFC D...

Oct 23, 2011Comments off916 Views

Questions of retirement soaring overhead, Kenny Florian says that he's not ready to give up on his UFC dream, but he is shifting weight classes

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The UFC 137 Fight Card Shuffle: Mitrione vs...

Oct 19, 2011Comments off706 Views

UFC officials on Wednesday elevated the heavyweight showdown between Matt Mitrione and Cheick Kongo to UFC 137 co-main event status.

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BJ Penn Good to Go 5 Rounds at UFC 137, but...

Oct 19, 2011Comments off2359 Views

BJ Penn is ready to answer Nick Diaz trainer Cesar Gracie's call for a five-rounder at UFC 137, but he feels Gracie should "put his

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Carlos Condit Disappointed, but Hopeful Sho...

Oct 18, 2011Comments off863 Views

Carlos Condit is "super disappointed" that GSP had to bow out of their fight at UFC 137, but he's willing to wait a couple months

Bellator 54 Fight Card Rumors

Oct 14, 2011Comments off492 Views

Bellator Fighting Championships 54 at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, New Jersey, on October 15, 2011, rumored fight card and bouts.

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Silva vs. Jones Super Fight Possible, but S...

Oct 12, 2011Comments off1130 Views

Fans are clamoring for a Jon Jones vs. Anderson Silva showdown, but both fighters have a few other matters to attend to first says UFC

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UFC 136 Fight Photos: Frankie Edgar vs. Gra...

Oct 09, 2011Comments off2464 Views

Exclusive UFC 136 fight photo gallery featuring lightweight champion Frankie Edgar defending his belt in a rematch with Gray Maynard in Houston.

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UFC 136 Fight Photos: Jose Aldo vs. Kenny F...

Oct 09, 2011Comments off2682 Views

Exclusive UFC 136 fight photo gallery featuring featherweight champion Jose Aldo defending his belt against Gray Maynard in Houston.

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UFC 136 Fight Photos: Chael Sonnen vs. Bria...

Oct 09, 2011Comments off2263 Views

Exclusive UFC 136 fight photo gallery featuring middleweight Chael Sonnen and Brian Stann at the Toyota Center in Houston.

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UFC 136: Edgar vs. Maynard 3 Weigh-in Photo...

Oct 07, 2011Comments off3220 Views

Exclusive UFC 136: Edgar vs. Maynard weigh-in photo gallery from the Toyota Center in Houston.

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UFC 140 Main Event Set with Jon Jones vs. L...

Oct 06, 2011Comments off861 Views

With Rashad Evans on the shelf and the UFC in desperate need of a headliner for UFC 140, Lyoto Machida has been tabbed to return

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UFC 136: Frankie Edgar Ready to Put Gray Ma...

Oct 06, 2011Comments off602 Views

Frankie Edgar meets Gray Maynard for the third time on Saturday night at UFC 136. He's ready to put Maynard behind him, and in emphatic

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UFC 136: Chael Sonnen, ‘I Was Put in ...

Oct 05, 2011Comments off580 Views

Chael Sonnen has been out of the Octagon for more than a year, and knows Brian Stann at UFC 136 is no easy taks, but

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Jon Jones Excited to See What Happens When ...

Oct 03, 2011Comments off1647 Views

Rashad Evans talks about training with Jon Jones and knowing what he's got; Jones knows the same is true in reverse. He's just ready to

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UFC on Fox Will Get the Sports Treatment, b...

Oct 02, 2011Comments off445 Views

When the UFC signed its new seven-year television deal with Fox, UFC president Dana White said that he sees this landmark partnership as an opportunity

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Broken Hand Shelves Dominick Cruz; Winner o...

Oct 02, 2011Comments off1079 Views

Dominick Cruz may not have finished Demetrious Johnson at UFC on Versus 6 on Saturday night, but it’s impressive that he even finished the fight

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UFC Japan will be Free TV Leading into a La...

Oct 02, 2011Comments off980 Views

Put any doubts behind you, the UFC is going to do two shows in a single 24-hour period in 2012.

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Strikeforce Champ Gilbert Melendez UFC Boun...

Oct 02, 2011Comments off1163 Views

Strikeforce champion Gilbert Melendez, according to UFC president Dana White, will be the latest talent siphoned away to the UFC.

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UFC on Versus 6: Cruz vs. Johnson $65,000 P...

Oct 02, 2011Comments off1164 Views

The UFC on Versus 6: Cruz vs. Johnson fighters that scored postfight awards walked away with an additional $65,000 for their efforts.

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Dave Herman Says He’s Out of UFC 136 ...

Sep 29, 2011Comments off589 Views

Heavyweight Dave Herman was removed from the UFC 136 fight card on Wednesday. He says it was because of an alleged failed drug test in

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UFC 135: Jones vs. Rampage Weigh-in Photo G...

Sep 23, 2011Comments off622 Views

Exclusive UFC 135: Jones vs. Rampage weigh-in photo gallery from Friday's festivities. Must have been something in the water, the fighters were kind of chippy.

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Matt Hughes Enters UFC 135 on Last Fight of...

Sep 19, 2011Comments off853 Views

Matt Hughes' fight with Josh Koscheck at UFC 135 on Saturday night is the final bout on his current contract. Will it be enough for